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Northrop Grumman Manufacturing Project Employee (3-6-9-12 month Contract Only Role) in Clearfield, Utah

With annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, over 12,000 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems (NGIS) is a sector of Northrop Grumman that is on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission - whether it's a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation.

NGIS provides products and services that span the launch, missile systems and aerospace markets. We are a premier producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and specialty energetic products; a leading provider of small and medium class space launch vehicles for Civil, DoD and Commercial missions; a major supplier of interceptor boosters and target vehicles for missile defense; and a world class manufacturer of composite primary and secondary structures for commercial and military aircraft and launch vehicles.

NGIS is currently looking for a Project Engineer (T03) to work in our Clearfield, UT location . This is a project position. Estimated length of this project is three months.

Job description:

Support the implementation of a major redesign to approximately 30% of the composite parts produced for the A350 commercial aircraft parts produced at NGIS in Clearfield, UT. Develop plans for receipt and processing of part drawings, tooling design and procurement, limited facility upgrades, development of manufacturing machine software, first part production and inspection. Manage company internal teams and suppliers to ensure compliance to the schedules and coordinate between functional teams and suppliers to verify project status. Provide regular reports of progress to company management and assist in coordination and reporting to various customers.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Knowledge of root cause / corrective action processes and techniques

  • Experience in working with aerospace specifications and requirements Competencies for Success:

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Initiative, self-starter, adaptable, and high motivation for excellence

  • High energy, results oriented, self-motivated / self-reliant, team player

  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interface with an organization at all levels

  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environmentIf you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, NGIS is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Requirements& Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Master's degree in Mechanical, Aerospace or Materials Science

  • Experience; target 10-15 years of Applicable Engineering experience

  • Demonstrated technical problem-solving skills, strong oral, and written communications skills

  • Demonstrated organization and multitasking skills

  • Demonstrated project planning, scheduling and management

  • Desire to work in a manufacturing environment

  • Shop floor work instruction and authoring experience required

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Experience with lean principles such as the Toyota Production System

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Good organizational skills and ability to work with minimal direction in a changing environment.

  • Skilled in working with Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and ProjectNorthrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Administrative Services